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Jean HEWISON

Female 1769 - 1839  (70 years)


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  • Name Jean HEWISON 
    Born 1744-1769  Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 25327 
    _UID C8053CF38DAE48BC85871AF5B5A1456E5FD9 
    Died 1793-1839  Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20985  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Family Murdoch BALFOUR,   b. 26 Nov 1752,   d. 1836, Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1768-1803  [1
    • Reference Number:281584
    Children 
     1. Jean BALFOUR,   b. 28 Apr 1785, Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1847, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. James BALFOUR,   b. 18 Mar 1782, Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841-1851  (Age 68 years)
     3. Barbara BALFOUR,   b. 3 Aug 1788, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1831-1883  (Age 94 years)
     4. Katrine BALFOUR,   b. 5 Jul 1791, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1792-1885  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F6666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1744-1769 - Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1793-1839 - Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • [Br?derbund WFT Vol. 26, Ed. 1, Tree #0104, Date of Import: Dec 19, 2002]

      Jean Hewison is reported to be a descendent of a shipwrecked Spanish sail or off the ship "El Gran Grifon" circa 1588. Malcolm Sinclair father of t he wife of Michael Balfour of Garth entertained these same shipwrecked sai lors.

      The Balfours of the 18th and 19th centuries were called the "Dons" owi ng to the
      tradition of their Spanish blood.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] World Family Tree Vol. 26, Ed. 1, Brøderbund Software, Inc., (Release date: August 12, 1998), Tree #0104 (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Import: Dec 19, 2002